He reportedly reacted to the Biden administration in an interview that aired Friday on Fox Business Network’s “Wall Street Weekly.” against legislation He and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) propose strengthening ties with Taiwan and delay planned missile test By stating “Every time they face a bully, an attack from a bully, they get weaker, which means you get more bullying.
Graham said, [relevant remarks begin around 3:45] “This is Ukraine again. Me and some Democrats, [was] Plead with the Biden administration to approve Putin’s military buildup before the invasion and let him know that if you try to get in, you will pay. We’ll hit you before you go in. We want more weapons into Ukraine before the invasion so they can be ready to fight. They took a different path.what [are] What do Bob Menendez and myself want to do? We are working hard to increase economic support for Taiwan. We are trying to give them more weapons to deter China and they are cutting our costs. We sanctioned China for cyberattacks on a democratic country called Taiwan. They tried to downplay a bill that would help Taiwan. They are preventing the US military from launching missiles because they do not want to provoke China. Every time they face a bully, the aggression of a bully, they become weak, which means you get more bullying. “
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